Supporting professionals in addressing the

academic and social-emotional needs of highly able/gifted students

Recommended Professional Development for High Ability/Gifted & Talented Education

Summer 2019


Recent Events

Challenge for All Summit: Meeting the needs of highly able learners in an inclusive school

February 7 & 8, 2019 at Cairo American College, Cairo, Egypt #CFACairo2019


Upcoming Events

Challenge for All Summit: Meeting the needs of highly able learners in an inclusive school

2020 Dates TBD in Mumbai, India #CFAMumbai2020


HA | G & T Strategy Exploration

by Anita Churchville

February 2019: Ability Grouping


Fear of returning to the oft-criticized academic tracking of students has led progressive educators to be reticent to group highly able/gifted students by ability. However, recent research supports the effectiveness of ability grouping for the highest performers and, concomitantly, the detriments of the exclusive use of heterogeneous grouping.